Invest around the soaring U.S. dollar — finding winners and losers

Stocks of businesses that are focused on the US just might avoid the second-half earnings damage that’s about to be wreaked on their more multinational counterparts by the strongest dollar in 20 years. To some extent, it has already happened. Since the start of the year, US stocks with the highest domestic sales exposure have … Read more

Exxon Mobil, Alphabet, Kellogg, Charles Schwab and more

Gas pumps sit empty at an Exxon gas station in Charlotte, North Carolina on May 12, 2021. LOGAN CYRUS | AFP | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Tuesday. Exxon Mobil – Shares of Exxon Mobil jumped 5.5% after Credit Suisse upgraded them to outperform from neutral and said they … Read more

Apple, Palantir, Exxon, Schwab, Micron

Here are Tuesday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Morgan Stanley downgrades Adobe to equal weight from overweight Morgan Stanley said it sees slowing earnings per share growth for Adobe. “Beyond Seasonality – Expecting Structurally Slower EPS Growth Ahead; Downgrade to Equal-weight.” UBS downgrades Boston Beer, Keurig Dr. Pepper and Molson Coors to neutral from buy … Read more

JD.com, Roku, Alibaba and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Adobe (ADBE) – Adobe shares fell 3.7% in premarket trading after the software company issued weaker-than-expected financial guidance for the current quarter and the full year. Adobe is facing headwinds from the war in Ukraine and unfavorable foreign exchange rates, although its most recent quarter did … Read more

Thursday top Wall Street calls: Tesla, Lululemon, Apple, Amazon

Here are Thursday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Morgan Stanley reiterates Apple as overweight Morgan Stanley said in a note Wednesday night that reports of iPhone 14 delays are overblown. “Our supply chain checks do not indicate delays, and looking at past flagship iPhone launches, there’s minimal impact to FY shipments or AAPL stock performance … Read more

These stocks could provide 'downside protection' as inflation soars, Bernstein says

As surging inflation puts significant pressure on margins, Bernstein names stocks with pricing power that could outperform.

Stock futures gain slightly with more big earnings ahead

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Feb. 4, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading on Tuesday as investors prepare for another round of corporate earnings. Dow futures rose about 50 points. S&P 500 futures gained 0.2% and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.2%. Chipotle rose more than 7% in after-hours … Read more

This is a treacherous market filled with extreme stock moves

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday offered viewers his game plan for the next five trading days on Wall Street. The “Mad Money” host’s lookahead came after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite posted their best weeks so far in 2022, finishing 1.5% and 2.4% higher, respectively. “This week we saw the true colors of what … Read more